|Crossroads Baker - Nigel B. Cook|
Crossroads-Baker nuclear test, non-copyright U.S. Air Force color photo taken 2.5 seconds after detonation over Bikini Lagoon, 25 July 1946. 23 kiloton bomb was suspended 90 feet underwater in 180 feet of water. Bikini Island is seen in the distance. A target array of discarded WWII battleships, captured from Germany and Japan, is dwarfed by the hollow column of water spray, steam, and cratered coral sand, which is surrounded by a Wilson condensation cloud produced in the in the humid air by the...
Keywords: Crossroads-Baker; Operation Crossroads; Baker nuclear test; nuclear test; U.S. Air Force; underwater explosion
|Behind Enemy Lines 2 - Fox Home Entertainment|
This is crazy - a movie about the North Korea nuclear situation that was filmed long before the current events. The director has some interesting things to say about what's been going on since the 90s. It's worth checking out the DVD to see the parallels!
Keywords: north korea nuclear test kim jong il behind enemy lines
|Kill Them With Hate Speech - Warfare 4.0|
Created with footage from archive.org moving image and text sections and other images set to original music by Warfare 4.0. The title is now "Kill Them With Hate Speech" because youtube thinks this montage of news images, archive.org footage, and original music is hatespeech.... really. I am not kidding. They also believe that alchemy is climate change science and amway is a religion. THEMTUBE SUCKS.
Keywords: jihad; heavy metal; war; air force; nuclear test
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|Today In Perspective Week of November 20, 2008 - Today In Perspective|
The mission of Today In Perspective is to provide an informational, relevant and entertaining view of current news and events from a historical perspective. This week we take a look at the history of the Nevada Nuclear Test Site and the current state of nuclear weapons in the United States and the world.
Keywords: history; news; nuclear testing; Nevada test site; Iran; Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty; nuclear weapon
|Atomic Tests In Nevada: The Story of AEC's Continental Proving Ground - United States. Department of Energy|
Listed at the National Archives as "Atomic Tests In Nevada, 1955." No description at the National Archives but this is an Atomic Energy Commission (AEC) film, "Atomic Tests In Nevada: The Story of AEC's Continental Proving Ground," which is about atomic testing fallout near St. George, Utah. Decades later, St. George residents suffered increased incidence of cancer (BBC documentary "The Dragon that Slew St...
Keywords: A-Bomb; Mushroom Cloud; Nuclear Test; Nuclear Weapons Testing Victims -- United States; Radioactive Fallout -- adverse effects -- Utah
|Federal Civil Defense Administration: "Let's Face It" - USAF Lookout Mountain laboratory|
"Civil Defense, based on the assumption that a nuclear attack from the former Soviet Union was imminent, ranked high on the list of U.S. priorities in the 1960âs. The Federal Civil Defense Administration was in charge of this Cold War activity. A key point emphasized in the video is that for citizens to survive a nuclear attack, they must be prepared. This meant they must know the locations of approved Civil Defense shelters or have their own shelter at their home, or both...
Keywords: Civil Defense; nuclear war; nuclear weapon; cold war; atomic bomb; nuclear test; nevada test site; nevada proving ground; teapot; buster-jangle; 1950s
|Handbook of Underwater Nuclear Explosions|
Handbook of Underwater Nuclear Explosions, DNA-1240H-2. Includes protective effects of clothing from surface burst thermal radiation on page 18-26 (chapter 18, page 26), or PDF document page 137.
Keywords: Underwater explosion; Crossroads-Baker; nuclear weapons; nuclear weapons effects; base surge; fallout; surface burst; water surface burst; underwater shock; nuclear test
|Radiological Defense. Volume 2. The Principles of Military Defense against Atomic Weapons (Volume 2) - ARMED FORCES SPECIAL WEAPONS PROJECT WASHINGTON DC JOINT CROSSROADS COMMITTEE|
See also Volume 3, AD-A995 334. Original contains color plates: All DTIC and NTIS reproductions will be in black and white
Keywords: Radiobiology; Nuclear explosion testing; Radiation hazards; Safety; Nuclear explosion damage; Airburst; Surface burst; Subsurface; Radiological warfare; Radiation effects; Protection; Decontamination; Military training; NTPR(Nuclear Test Personnel Review); Radiological defense; U/A reports
|The NRDC/Soviet Academy of Sciences joint seismic verification project, Vitali Goldanski and the Lost Wheeler Letter - Patrick Bruskiewich|
In May 1986 the Natural Resources Defence Council (NRDC), a NGO out of New York, entered into arrangements with the Soviet Academy of Sciences in Moscow to place autonomous seismic stations near the main nuclear test sites in the USSR and in the United States. This NRDC/SAS verification project had tacit support from the Reagan White House and from the Gorbachev Kremlin. The author had been following closely the NRDC Initiative since its inception and had offered to assist their efforts in Canad...
Keywords: Natural Resources Defense Council; Soviet Academy of Sciences; 1986 joint seismic verification project; Nuclear Test Ban; the Lost Wheeler Letter; Vitali Goldanski; Glenn Seabourg; Ted Taylor; William Epstein; Bill Broad; CORRTEX; Semipalatinsk; Nevada Test Site
|Project Tower - Trinity A-Bomb Camera - United States. Air Force|
Very short Air Force film about the technical problems in capturing film of the first atomic bomb blasts. Interesting.National Archives Description: "Summary: Preparation for U.S. atomic bomb test in New Mexico, probably 1945. Shows explosion of magnesium bomb for camera equipment test, and two scenes of atomic explosion. 1) LS Explosion of atomic bomb in New Mexico. 2) LS Naval officer walking down steps of the camera tower...
Keywords: WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; WWII; Nuclear Test; World War II; Nuclear Weapons; Atomic Bomb; A-bomb; Atomic bomb -- New Mexico -- Los Alamos -- History; Manhattan Project (U.S.)
|Analytical Proof of the Taylor Equation Including Taylor's Constant SÎ³ Which Previously Required Numerical Integration, with Applications - Nigel B. Cook|
Analytical Proof of the Taylor Equation Including Taylor's Constant SÎ³ Which Previously Required Numerical Integration, with Applications Backup of http://vixra.org/abs/1003.0259 dated 28 Mar 2010 Authors: Nigel B. Cook British mathematician Sir Geoffrey I. Taylor in secret work for British civil defence in 1941 (declassified in 1950 and published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society, vol. 201A, pp...
Keywords: Sedov; Taylor; G.I. Taylor; Geoffrey I. Taylor; Leonid I. Sedov; explosion; blast wave; shock wave; shock arrival time; blast arrival time; shock velocity; blast velocity; Trinity nuclear test; Trinity; yield
|Operation Crossroads, Atom Bomb Test, Bikini Atoll, 07/1946 - United States. Army|
Interior shots. Shipboard equipment room. Military personnel adjust timer. Man speaks into microphone. Closeup of timer. Closeups of analog equipment. Men at desk. Exterior shot. Sign "Restricted Area Authorized Crossroads Personnel Only" Men enter doorway. Hatch is closed. Interior shot. Personnel at desk. Man speaks into microphone. Closeup of timer. Man speaks into microphone "5-4-3-2-1-Fire" closeup of switch being pulled...
Keywords: Cold War; Atomic Bomb; Analog; United States. Navy; Nuclear Weapons; Nuclear weapons -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Atomic bomb -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946; Bikini Atoll; Atomic; Project Crossroads; Nuclear Test; A-bomb
|Military Participation on BUSTER-JANGLE - USAF Lookout Mountain Laboratory|
Military Participation on BUSTER-JANGLE - 1951 - 1:17:00 - Nevada, Color, Sanitized Operation RANGER was the first continental nuclear test series conducted at the Nevada Proving Ground (now called the Nevada Test Site). With the exception of the Trinity shot in New Mexico, all previous weapons testing was conducted at the Pacific Proving Ground in the Marshall Islands area. From January through February, 1951, five airdrop tests were conducted...
Keywords: Buster Jangle; Buster; Jangle; Nevada Proving Ground; Nevada Test Site; Atomic Energy Commission; nuclear test; atomic test; national defense; Department of Defense; Department of Energy; radiation; radioactivity; fallout; radioactive
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|B-29 Bomber, Sound, Operations Crossroads, Atom Bomb Test, Bikini Atoll, 1946 - United States. Army|
Freely downloadable at the Internet Archive, where I first uploaded it Clapperboard "A" Day X Roads 1-July-46 "return of 'A' Bomb Carrier 354. B-29 bomber lands. Crew shakes hands. Are interviewed. Shots of ad-hoc "bar" with sign "no wine no women no nothing" and "STUDS SALOON" shirtless personnel drink cokes and smoke cigarettes. Landscape shots with tower. Bombers take off into sunset. Internal shot of personnel speaking into microphone...
Keywords: Cold War; A-bomb; Nuclear Test; Mushroom Cloud; Project Crossroads; Atomic; Atomic bomb -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Bikini Atoll; Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946; Nuclear weapons -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Nuclear Weapons; Airplanes, Military; Clouds -- Dynamics; Atomic Bomb; Water vapor, Atmospheric; B-29 Bomber; United States. Army Air Forces
|Universal Newsreel Volume 36, Release 65, 08/08/1963 - Universal|
National Archives description: "The original release sheet reads: SCORES OF NATIONS JOIN IN ATOM BAN: Scores of nations rush to join the Big Three in signing an atom-test ban agreement. The Kremlin is the setting for the historic event as the United States, Britain and the USSR agree to ban all except underground nuclear testing. Dean Rusk signs for the U.S., Andrei Gromyko for the Soviets and Lord Home for Britain as a jovial Khrushchev looks on with the U N Secretary-General U Thant.KENNEDY BA...
Keywords: Newsreel; Rusk, Dean, 1909-1994; Cold War; Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971; United States -- Foreign relations -- 1961-1963; Gromyko, Andreĭ Andreevich, 1909-1989; Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963; JFK; Onassis, Jacqueline Kennedy, 1929-1994; Thant, U, 1909-1974; Nuclear Test Ban Treaty (1963)
|B-29 Bombers, Operations Crossroads, Atom Bomb Tests, Bikini Atoll 1946 - United States. Army|
Clappberboard: "8-20-1946, Mission K-28, Sortie H, MIT-460 J.H. Fairweather, News Reel Pool" Footage of B-29 bomber in flight in clouds. Tail has square B on it. Mushroom cloud below. B-29 bombers in flight. #577 #822 #354 Tail has square F on it. Clapperboard: "F-13-000, 8-20-1946, Mission K-28, Camera - Bertram, MS 248-Plus X, Sortie B" B-29 Bombers in flight. Tail has square F on it #577. Long distance shots of B-29 bombers and clouds...
Keywords: Cold War; B-29 Bomber; Water vapor, Atmospheric; Clouds -- Dynamics; Atomic Bomb; Airplanes, Military; Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946; Nuclear Weapons; Nuclear weapons -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Atomic bomb -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Bikini Atoll; Project Crossroads; Atomic; Nuclear Test; Mushroom Cloud; A-bomb
|Atom Blast, Yucca Flat, Nevada, 03/17/1953 - United States. Army|
Just sound & no picture for the first few minutes. Then A-bomb, etc footage.National Archives description: "LSs from News Nob of mountain ridge in early morning. An atom bomb is exploded (excellent shot of the blast). ELS, early morning, an experimental house burning. Pan of the mushroom against darkened sky. The mushroom begins to dissipate as the sky lightens. LS over the desert. A yucca plant and Joshua trees in foreground...
Keywords: Atomic Bomb; Nuclear Test; Upshot-Knothole Annie; Operation Upshot-Knothole Annie; Upshot-Knothole; Atomic; A-Bomb; Nuclear weapons testing victims -- United States; Veterans -- Diseases -- United States; Cold War; Mushroom Cloud; Hodge, John R. (John Reed) 1893-; United States. Army; Nevada Test Site (Nev.)
|Operations Crossroads, Atom Bomb Test, Bikini Atoll, 1946 #7171 - United States. Army|
Silent footage aboard a Navy ship. Sailor writes "Kilroy Was Here" on bulkhead. Sailors feed lab animals. Sailors crouch on deck of ship to protect themselves from blast. Footage of sailors looking at mushroom cloud from deck of ship. Radio announcers (?) describe scene into microphone.National Archives Identifier: 20943 no description.
Keywords: Cold War; Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946; Atomic Bomb; Mushroom Cloud; Nuclear weapons -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Nuclear Weapons; Atomic bomb -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Veterans -- United States; Veterans -- Diseases -- United States; Nuclear weapons testing victims -- United States; Nuclear Test; Bikini Atoll; Project Crossroads; Atomic; A-bomb; Clouds -- Dynamics; Kilroy Was Here; Water vapor, Atmospheric
|Bikini Atoll Declassified Film, 1946/07/01 to 1946/07/25 - United States. Air Force|
12 hours of declassified atomic test film from Project Crossroads at Bikini Atoll. Some parts have sound, most is silent. There is a detailed shot list at the link below.National Archives Identifier: 68771"Summary: Film coverage of Project Crossroads, a project of the two atomic bomb tests in the Pacific in 1946 and including Able Day test of an atomic bomb drop from a B-29 on 1 July 1946, and Baker Day test, the underwater detonation of an atomic bomb on 25 July 1946...
Keywords: Nuclear Test; Atomic; Project Crossroads; Bikini Atoll; Atomic bomb -- Physiological effect; Nuclear weapons testing victims -- United States; Veterans -- Diseases -- United States; Veterans -- United States; Atomic bomb -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Nuclear Weapons; Nuclear weapons -- Marshall Islands -- Bikini Atoll -- Testing; Operation Crossroads, Marshall Islands, 1946; Blandy, William H. P. (William Henry Purnell), 1890-1954; Airplanes, Military; LeMay, Curtis E; Stilwell, Joseph Warren, 1883-1946; Mushroom Cloud; A-bomb; Atomic Bomb; Clouds -- Dynamics; Water vapor, Atmospheric; Weather forecasting -- Military aspects; B-29 Bomber
|U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin No. 7: Victory, 1945 - United States. Navy|
U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin No. 7: Victory, 1945. U.S. Navy Film # MN-9034G."Part 1 shows three views of a nighttime atomic bomb test explosion in New Mexico. Part 2 shows scenes of Russian soldiers parading and standing at attention as Russia's activities since declaring war on Japan are described. Part 3, Truman announces Japan's acceptance of peace terms. Shows crowds celebrating the peace in Washington, Chicago, San Francisco, and New York...
Keywords: WWII; V-J Day, 1945; Newsreel; USS Missouri (BB-63); USS Missouri; World War, 1939-1945; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Sutherland, Richard K., 1893-1966; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Atomic bomb -- New Mexico -- Los Alamos -- History; Manhattan Project (U.S.); World War II; Nuclear Weapons; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Atomic Bomb; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; Nuclear Test; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; A-bomb; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American